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Metrocluster brocade failed to check if device is from supported vendor snmpv3

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Applies to

  • MetroCluster
  • ONTAP 9
  • Brocade switches monitored via SNMPv3
  • Brocade switch management IP address has been changed.


After changing the management IP address of the switches adding them to monitoring via SNMPv3 fails with the following message:

Error: command failed: Internal error. Failed to add switch for monitoring on node "node_name" in cluster "cluster_name". Reason: Failed to check if device located at "192.168.xx.xx" is from supported vendor. For further assistance, contact technical support.

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